|Tom Terrific- Go West young Manfred (1958) - Creator: Gene Deitch, Produced by: TerryToons Studio.|
Tom Terrific was an early animated series on American television, presented as part of the Captain Kangaroo children's television show. Created by Gene Deitch under the Terrytoons studio (which was a subsidiary of CBS), Tom Terrific ran in a series of five-minute cartoons created specifically for the Captain Kangaroo show from 1957-1959, and was rerun on Kangaroo for years thereafter. Drawn in a simple, even clumsy, style, it featured a gee-whiz boy hero, Tom Terrific, who lived in a treehouse a...
Keywords: TV; Kid TV; Tom Terrific; Manfred; Classic TV; 1950; 1960; Cartoon; Captain Kangaroo